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Hypnotherapy for Healthcare Professionals

Zoom Webinar


Hypnotherapy for Healthcare Professionals – Part I

May7th 2022

9am EDT to 4pm EDT

Online through Zoom

Presented by Dr. David Murphy M.B., Ch.B., CRCPC, MDPAC(C)

This online workshop is appropriate for any healthcare professional who is interested in hypnosis and curious about how hypnosis can be applied to treating mental health problems, reducing stress, improving quality of life and promoting wellness.

Clinicians who can benefit from this workshop include Psychotherapists, Counsellors, Psychologists, Physicians, Dentists, Nurses, Psychiatrists, Addiction Counsellors and Social Workers.

Dr. David Murphy is a physician and Certified Medical Psychotherapist and Certified Anesthesiologist with 30 years of experience with hypnosis and hypnotherapy. He is a Master Practitioner and a Trainer of Neurolinguistic Psychology (NLP). He brings a holistic, biopsychosocial approach to psychotherapy that addresses the specific healthcare needs of the mind, the body and the spirit. He is a member and Past-President of the Medical Psychotherapy Association Canada and a member of the Canadian Society of Clinical Hypnosis.


This one-day webinar will teach the history, theory and practice of hypnosis. Participants will learn the building blocks of hypnosis and hypnotherapy, so that they can learn to design their own hypnosis techniques and move beyond using hypnosis scripts, which are like recipes. Anyone can follow a recipe to bake a cake. Understanding how the ingredients come together in the oven, to form the cake, makes you a better baker who can make a better cake.

Participants will learn how to structure a hypnosis session. The workshop will teach participants how to apply specific hypnosis techniques to specific health problems, including depression, anxiety, addiction, pain, trauma, low self-esteem, stress and burn-out.

The workshop is experiential and interactive. There will be demonstrations and videos of hypnosis techniques. Participants will go to break-out rooms to practice. CE Certificates of Attendance will be provided.



  1. Understand the theory and practice of hypnosis.
  2. Be able to describe the structure of a hypnosis session.
  3. Learn to apply hypnosis technique for treating and resolving mental health problems.


The registration fee for the workshop is $110.00, including taxes and fees. To register, go to:

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